Chairman’s Message


Sheikh Ibrahim Sharbatly


First Group International is entering a dynamic period of expansion and modernisation.  I am confident that our strong leadership team and our dedicated workforce will continue to provide our customers, our suppliers and all our stakeholders with an exemplary level of service, flexibility and integrity.

Our Group’s foundation goes back a very long way; starting with general trading and expandinginto real estate development, automotive, marine, toys, leisure distribution, food & beverage, hospitality and investment sectors.  As we continue to evolve cautiously and carefully while focusing on diversifying into various other business segments,we are investing heavily into manpower, technology and facilities to ensure our expansion is executed with required precision, based on sound business intelligence through extensive market research and analysis.

Our vision is to expand beyond borders to consistently gain market share while focusing on brand exposure throughout the Middle East, Africa and Europe.Our persistent and constant tenacity to deliver value-added services to both our customers and suppliers, clearly distinguish ourselves as being a market “Leader” and their right choice of preferred “Partner” compared to any other competitor in the region.

Finally, I would like to invite you to explore our website, and ask you to contact us if we can be of any assistance in supporting your business endeavors.  Also, we are constantly looking for new talent in various fields and thus, please visit our “Careers” section and let us know how we can work together to achieve our goals and aspirations.